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Opera, rodeos, concerts, shows, plays offered for entertainment in the four states June 25-July 1

Thursday, June 24, 2010

This week in Monett: At Mocha Jo's, 404 E. Broadway, Doug Norvell plays folk, blues, Christian and 70s at 7 p.m. on Friday. For its one-year birthday bash, Mocha Jo's will have entertainment daily next week. Over the lunch hour will be Deb Berger on piano on Monday; Linda Brith on piano on Tuesday; Jason George on piano on Wednesday, and Amy Sampson on guitar on Thursday. On evenings, Tony Ramsey will give an acoustic set on Monday; David Eugene Prier plays piano Tuesday; Amy Sampson and Kristy Berger will provide vocals and guitar on Thursday.

At Denali Dreams, 315 E. Broadway, Marta Paul will appear in concert at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday.

At Gizmo's Event Center in Wheaton, the Barry County Fair runs today through Saturday. A PRBC Rodeo will be held at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday.

At the Barry County Museum in Cassville, the Smithsonian's "New Harmonies" exhibit moves into its second weekend. Live music will include the Cassville High School choirs and the Camp Followers on Friday, beginning at 6 p.m.; Glory Bound, Hometown Sound and the RedHots on Saturday; a gospel show with Wayne Hendrix and Morningstar Gospel at 2 p.m. Sunday.

This week in Springfield: Missouri State University's Tent Theatre continues its season with the British comedy "Noises Off" on Friday and Saturday on the lawn outside Coger Hall, with additional shows June 28 to July 1. Shows begin at 8:15 p.m.

Springfield Little Theatre's production of "Disney's High School Musical 2" runs through Sunday. Shows are at 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and 2:30 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Tickets are $25.

"Out of Order," a British comedy reset to Washington, D.C. with regional political connections, opens Friday at the Springfield Contemporary Theatre on the fourth floor of the Vandivort Center, 305 E. Walnut. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. with a 2 p.m. matinee Sunday only, with shows again next weekend.

"Bluegrass and Blossoms" free music festival will be held on Saturday at the Nathenael Greene/Close Memorial Park, 2400 S. Scenic Ave. Live music is planned in the afternoon.

Hands-on art activities are planned focused on children on Saturday at the Dickerson Park Zoo.

The Commercial Street Jam Music Festival is planned on Saturday, starting at 3 p.m. Bands include Ha Ha Tonka, Cropdusters, Cornbelt Chorus, Truett and the Traitors and more. Tickets are $8.

The Mark Chapman Band plays with Easton Corbin at the Gillioz Theater, 325 Park Central, at 7 p.m. on July 1. Tickets are $20 and $25.

This week at the Outland Ballroom, 326 South Ave., will be Motherstar on Saturday.

At the Wilson's Creek National Battlefield near Republic, hourly firing of Civil War vintage artillery will be some on stop five on the hour, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday.

Running through July 3 at the Stained Glass Theatre, 1996 W. Evangel in Ozark, is Crystal Kiser's "Summer of Hope," describing the troubles and triumph of a teenage girl facing a world turned upside down. Shows run Thursday through Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. Info is at 417-581-9192.

The 25th annual Starvy Creek Bluegrass Festival opens July 1 in Conway, running through July 3. Opening night will be Russell Moore and Third Tyme Out, McCoy Grass, Potter's Wheel and the Missouri Mountain Gang. Admission in $10 on July 1, $15 over the weekend.

This week in northwest Ark.: This week at George's Majestic Lounge, 519 W. Dickson in Fayetteville, will be Michael Burks, the FOS Project and Mountain Sprout on Friday; Nightflying, the Cate Brothers, A Good Fight, Tiffany Christopher and American Aquarium on Saturday; Cletus Got Shot on Sunday; Rocket Boys, Monster Heart and Kilroy on June 28; Hank III, Assjack and Izzy Box on June 29; Indigenous and Kory Montgomery on June 30; MOV, Matt Stell and Black Pearl on July 1.

At the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, music students will give recitals on piano on Friday, voice on Saturday, and piano on July 1, all in the Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall in the Fine Arts Center.

The Arkansas Winds Community Concert Band will offer a free summer concert at 7 p.m. on June 30 at the Mt. Sequoyah Center, 150 NW Skyline Drive in Fayetteville.

A dance is planned for 8 p.m. on June 26 at the Rodeo Community Center in Springdale featuring Boston Mountain Playboys. The 66th annual Rodeo of the Ozarks is slated June 30 to July 3 at Highway 265 and Emma Ave., east of downtown Springdale. Gates open at 6 p.m.

Blues band Oreo Blue performs at 6 p.m. on Saturday at Pinnacle Hills Promenade's Music on the Lawn series in Rogers.

Children participating in the KidWorks Summer Camp will present theatrical skits from Broadway at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday at the Rogers Little Theatre, 116 S. 2nd St. in Rogers.

Pioneer Days is planned Friday through June 29 at the War Eagle Mill park, east of Rogers.

Opera in the Ozarks continues its 60th season at Inspiration Point west of Eureka Springs. Shows this week include Bizet's "Carmen" on Friday and June 30; Mozart's "Don Giovanni" on Saturday and June 29; Puccini's "Tosca" on Sunday and July 1. Shows start at 7:15 p.m. Information is at 479-253-8595.

This week in Joplin: The 25th annual Joplin Pops Concert will be held at 8 p.m. on Friday in the oval on the Missouri Southern State University campus, featuring the 15-piece Summit Brass. Tickets are $15.

Duke Mason performs at Route 66 Carousel Park at 5 p.m. on Saturday, followed by fireworks.

The Summer Roundup Triathalon will be held on Sunday at 7:30 a.m., with a youth division starting at 11 a.m.

The Four State Corvette Club hosts on Auto Cross Race Day at Northpark Mall parking lot.

In Carthage, Stone's Throw Theater production of Oscar Wilde's "The Importance of Being Earnest" has shows at 6 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and noon on Sunday. More information is at (417) 358-9665.

In Neosho, "An American Celebration on the Square" is planned for 4 p.m. on Saturday, featuring a car show, barbecue, music by the local band Walrus and fireworks.

At the Downstream Casino, west of Joplin, playing this week are Sassafras on Friday and Saturday and Brian Odle with country music on Saturday night.

This week in Miami, Okla.: At the Buffalo Run Casino, Matt Coleman performs on Friday.

At the Coleman Theatre, 103 N. Main, Bob Wills' Texas Playboys present a concert of classic western swing at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday. Tickets are $20.

This week in Tulsa, Okla.: At the Tulsa Performing Arts Center, 110 E. 2nd St., Light Opera Oklahoma continues its season with performances of Gilbert and Sullivan's "Patience" at 2 p.m. on Saturday in the John H. Williams Theatre. Cole Porter's "Kiss Me, Kate" has performances at 8 p.m. on Friday, Saturday and 2 p.m. on Sunday. Tickets are $25 and $29. The Beatles group "The Tribute" performs at 8 p.m. on Friday in the Chapman Music Hall. Tickets are $25 to $46. Moliere's play "The Misanthrope" has shows at 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday in the Charles Norman Theatre. Tickets are $15. "The Visit," a play by Friedrich Durrenmatt about a wealthy woman offering to pay off a town's debt if the most prominent citizen who forced her to leave is executed, has shows at 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. on Sunday at the Liddy Doenges Theatre.

This week at Cain's Ballroom, 423 N. Main, will be Eisley, the Lion and the Sail, Christie DuPree and All the King's Men on Friday; and the Bleu Edmondson Band on 2 Steps Back on Sunday.

The 52nd annual Rooster Days Rodeo will be held Friday and Saturday at the Round-Up Arena in Broken Arrow. Mutton Bustin' starts at 7:15 p.m.

The Tulsa Midsummer Masquerade will begin at 7 p.m. on Saturday at the Chandler Park Community Center in Tulsa.

Wendy Colonna performs at 8 p.m. on Friday at the Osage Casino. The band No Justice performs at 10 p.m. on Saturday at the Will Rogers Downs Cherokee Casino in Claremore.

This week in Kansas City: On Friday, Tool performs at the Sprint Center, 1100 Walnut, at 8 p.m. JJ Grey and Mofro play at Crossroads, 417 E. 18th St. Heather Osmond performs at the Uptown Theater, 3700 Broadway. Afterlife Feat, Kenneth Thomas, Kris Krisis, Brian Flinn, Saleem Razvi and Mina and Nate Chapman play at the Beaumont Club, 4050 Pennsylvania.

On Saturday, Michael Bublé brings his tour to the Sprint Center at 8 p.m. Roger Daltry performs at the Uptown Theater, 3700 Broadway. Zane Lamprey, Steve McKenna and Marc Ryan play at the Beaumont Club.

On Sunday, Tim McGraw, Lady Antebellum and Love and Theft play at the Sprint Center at 7 p.m.

"Little House on the Prairie: The Musical" has shows at 8 p.m. on Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the Starlight Theatre in Swope Park.

The Wynn Twins School of Dance recital is at the Music Hall, 301 W. 13th St. on Friday and Saturday.

On June 28, Hank III and Assjack play at the Beaumont Club.

On July 1, Puddle of Mudd, Saliva, Shaman's Harvest and Madam Adam play at the Beaumont Club. Rush plays at 7:30 p.m. at the Starlight Theatre.

The musical "Lucky Duck," by the composer of "Dreamgirls," runs through Aug. 8 at the Coterie Theatre in Crown Center, Grand at Pershing Road.

"The Dixie Swim Club" runs through Sunday at the American Heartland Theatre, in Grand Center, 2450 Grand.

The Metropolitan Ensemble Theatre's production of "The Gin Game" continues at 3614 Main at 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. on Sunday.

"Souvenir" by Stephen Temperley, a fantasia on the life of socialite Florence Foster Jenkins, runs through July 11 at the Quality Hill Playhouse, 303 W. 10th St.

This week in Columbia: Stephen Sondheim's "Into The Woods" concludes on Friday at the CEC Theatre, 1800 Nelwood Dr. Tickets are $12.

This week in St. Louis: On Friday, Michael Bublé performs at the Scottrade Center at 8 p.m. Tickets are $49.50 to $89.50. New World Spirits, Gravity Kills, Soul Kiss and the Hunted perform at 7:30 p.m. at the Roberts Orpheum, 416 N. 9th St.

On Saturday, Lynyrd Skynryd and Britt Michaels perform at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre. Tickets are $19 to $79.50. Marty B and the Tyler Filmore Band plays at the Roberts Orpheum.

Opera Theatre of St. Louis concludes its season at the Loretto-Hilton Center at Webster University in Webster Groves. Tchaikovsky's "Eugene Onegin" will be given at 8 p.m. on Friday and 7 p.m. on Sunday; Mozart's "Marriage of Figaro is at 1 p.m. on Saturday; "The Golden Ticket," a new opera on the Willa Wonka story, is at 8 p.m. on Sunday.

St. Louis Ballet's production of Tchaikovsky's "Sleeping Beauty" will be given at 3 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday and 7:30 p.m. on Saturday at the Touhill Performing Arts Center on the University of Missouri campus. Tickets are $20 to $47.

A touring production of "Wicked" runs to July 11 at the Fox Theatre, 527 N. Grand.

PrideFest St. Louis will be held on Saturday and Sunday in Tower Grove Park.

On Sunday, the St. Louis Symphony will present a pops concert with 90-year-old conductor and harmonica virtuoso Richard Hayman at 2 p.m. at Powell Hall, Grand and Delmar.

On June 30, Dawn and Electro Funk Assembly perform at 7:30 p.m. at the Missouri Botanical Garden outdoor amphitheater.

On July 1, Sammy Hagar plays at the Verizon Amphitheatre at 7 p.m.

Eugene O'Neill's "Now I Ask You" continues through the weekend at the Muddy Waters Theater at the Kranzberg Arts Center, 501 N. Grand.

The musical "The Me Nobody Knows" conti nues Friday through Sunday at the Grandel Theatre in Grand Center.

This week at the Pageant, 6161 Delmar, will be Cage the Elephant, 22-20s, and AutoVaughn on Friday; the New Pornography and the Dodos on June 28; and comedian Henry Rollins on July 1.

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